[NTG-context] Testing the value of a number defined with \definenumber

mf massifr at fastwebnet.it
Sat Jun 27 14:27:06 CEST 2015


Thanks Otared,
I've added this example to http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Counters
Best regards,
MF

> Hi MF,
> 
> You should use \rawcountervalue instead of \getnumber, as in the 
> following:
> 
> \starttext
> 
> \definenumber[numero][]
> \setnumber[numero][42]
> The value of {\tt numero} is \getnumber[numero].
> 
> The value of {\tt numero} is \rawnumber[numero].
> 
> The value of {\tt numero} is \rawcountervalue[numero].
> 
> \doifelse{\getnumber[numero]}{42}{
>  Ok, the test worked.
> }{
>  Why does not it work?
> }
> 
> \doifelse{\rawcountervalue[numero]}{42}{
>  Ok, the test worked.
> }{
>  Why does not it work?
> }
> 
> \stoptext
> 
> Best regards: OK
> 
> > On 27 Jun 2015, at 13:09, mf <massifr at fastwebnet.it> wrote:
> > 
> > I'd like to test the value of a number (\definenumber).
> > 
> > \starttext
> > 
> > \definenumber[numero][]
> > \setnumber[numero][42]
> > The value of {\tt numero} is \getnumber[numero].
> > 
> > \doifelse{\getnumber[numero]}{42}{
> >  Ok, the test worked.
> > }{
> >  Why does not it work?
> > }
> > 
> > \stoptext
> > 
> > ConTeXt types "Why does not it work?", because the test fails. Why?
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